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FORMULA GRANTS TO STATES FOR

NEGLECTED OR DELINQUENT CHILDREN

(CFDA No. 84.013)

I.    PROGRAM PROFILE

Legislation; Education Consolidation and Improvement Act of 1981 (ECIA),
enacted as part of Subtitle D of Title V of the Omnibus Budget Reconci-
liation Act of 1981, P.L. 97-35 (20 USC 2781) as amended. (Expires Sep-
tember 30, 1987).

Funding Since 1980:

Fiscal Year               Authorization             Appropriation

1980                          $32,391,655                  $32,391,655

1981                             33,975,000                    33,975,000

1982                            32,616,000                    32,616,000

1983                            32,616,000                    32,616,000

1984                            32,616,000                    32,616,000

Purpose; To provide financial assistance to meet the special educational
needs of children in institutions for neglected or delinquent children or
in adult correctional institutions, for whom a State agency is directly
reponsible for providing free public education. The programs and projects
provided must be designed to support educational services supplemental to
the basic education of such children which must be provided by the State
agency.

Eligibility; State agencies directly responsible for providing free public
education to children in institutions for neglected or delinquent children,
or to children in adult correctional institutions, may receive grants.

II.  RESPONSE TO GEPA 417(a)
A. Goals and Objectives

During FY 1984, the Department's principal objective for this program was
the issuance of final regulations for State Agency programs under ECIA
Chapter 1.conducted ten onsite State program reviews.